July 4, 2020 Loading Docs

Siouxsie & the Virus


Loading Docs releases a new short documentary in response to COVID-19:

A science superhero with pink hair wages war on COVID-19 to convince an entire nation to lockdown.

With time running out to fight the oncoming pandemic, an unconventional expert delivers vital information to a panicked public. Go behind-the-scenes as Dr Siouxsie Wiles faces a growing media storm from the confines of her family home. Siouxsie & the Virus is a unique insight into one woman’s countdown to a defining moment in New Zealand history.

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Director: Gwen Isaac | Producer: Phillida Perry

The complete Loading Docs season 7 will be available on TVNZ OnDemand and all Loading Docs platforms from late August. The award-winning short documentary initiative is this year unified by the theme of Revolution. 2020 is a turning point for humanity, challenging us to rethink the way we live, work and engage. It’s time for a revolution.

Funded by NZ On Air and made with the support of the New Zealand Film Commission and Te Māngai Pāho.